Certificate of Attainment in Foundation Studies

University of Waikato

Subject area

Learning Skills Programmes

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

Standard of education equivalent to NZ Year 12 with minimum 5.5 IELTS or 525 TOEFL

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Students from non-English speaking countries will gain English language and course specific skills (eg. Maths, Biology), and skills to help them function within the university and New Zealand.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied General Education Programmes at this level can earn:

$26,000

Median earnings one year after study

$30,000

Median earnings two years after study

$39,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

21%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Mary Adeline Allen Scholarship

Provided by:

Kelston Deaf Education Centre - The Tertiary Co-ordinator

Website:

http://www.kdec.school.nz/Education/Scholarships

Value:

Up to $3,000.

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Graduate Women Wellington - First in Family Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$5,000 per annum stipend plus tuition fees up to $5,000 per annum.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 924 528
Phone: (07) 838 4448
Fax: (07) 838 4253
Email: recruitment@waikato.ac.nz
Web: http://www.waikato.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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